Senior Big Data Engineer

Job Title: Senior Big Data Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New Jersey, USA
Salary: Negotiable
REF: OJ9102_1520982162
Contact Name: Anna Davies
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

This is an opportunity for a Senior Big Data Engineer to join a growing digital analytics group who are looking to implement Artificial Intelligence solutions.

  • Building custom data pipelines on top of our core Python/Hadoop platform
  • Using your deep understanding of our platform to identify solutions for client requests that lack an obvious answer
  • Divining technical requirements from high level marketing and business needs of our end users
  • Collaborating closely with senior engineers to design and develop new product features
  • Building out tooling for a data development environment for our clients on our platform We seek individuals who are early in their careers and want long-term roles as a data engineer, full-stack engineer, or data scientist at the company.
  • Technical proficiency will largely be learned on the job, but we expect a minimum from applicants.
  • Proficient with at least one scripting language (e.g. Python, JavaScript)
  • Moderate to high degree of proficiency in SQL and SQL-variants such as postgres, mysql, or sql server
  • Experience in an analytical capacity, with deep understanding of Excel, R, Matlab or similar
  • Detailed-oriented and love to double and triple check your work
  • Strong analytical skills and a love for all things data - Python and Hadoop experience a plus
  • Computer Science degree from a top university a plus